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Medical Records Administrator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$107,463 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Records Administrator is $107,463 a year and $52 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Records Administrator is between $75,325 and $133,376. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Records Administrator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, develops, and administers health information system for health care facility consistent with standards of accrediting and regulatory agencies and requirements of health care system.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures for documenting, storing, and retrieving information, and for processing medical-legal documents, insurance data, and correspondence requests in conformance with Federal, State, and local statutes.
Medical Records Administrator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Medical and Health Services Managers

Job family population: 346,980

Estimated population of Medical Records Administrator jobs: 8,026

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Records Administrator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Medical Administrator
Jun 18
Chicago, IL, USA
Confidential Company
... Administrator. The position offers a full array of benefits along with a fun and lively work ... Responsible for submitting medical records for appeals * Perform insurance verifications and submit ...
Office Administrator/ Billing Specialist
Jun 13
South Holland, IL, USA
Big Star Transit
... are related to record keeping & billing, filing, and physical distribution and logistics of ... Big Star Transit is a leading asset-light Non-emergency medical and Paratransit transportation and ...
Jun 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
... recorded video interviewing technology to fast track your career with our award-winning ... Medical * Dental * Vision * Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) * Commuter Benefits * Wellness ...
Jun 12
La Grange, IL, USA
Compass Group
We are excited to announce the launch of our new pre-recorded video interviewing technology to fast ... Medical * Dental * Vision * Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) * Commuter Benefits * Wellness ...
Medical Receptionist
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Maintain a medical record tracking system within the medical treatment facility TRAINING Job ... administrator or in another corporate environment. With your extensive Army training and some ...
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